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Pci something or other

I have an ibm netvista 8310-27u, that one of my neighbors got rid of by putting it on the sidewalk with a free sign on it.

as far as i can tell, the only thing he did to it was add 256mb of ram, and format the hdd.

so i installed win2k on it, and downloaded the chipset drivers from intel, and everything works fine. except for one thing that is still bugging me. when i go to device manager, under other devices, it has one "PCI Device". it also has the yellow circle with exclamation mark on it.

when i tell windows to go online to find drivers, it cant locate any.

when i open the box, there is nothing in the 3 pci slots, nor in the agp slot.

wth is going on here? windows cant find out who the manufacturer is, and lists the location as:
PCI bus 0, device 31, function 3

how do i find out what this is, and how do i make it work in windows, whatever ir does.

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Re: pci something or other

The pci device driver will probably be the pci slot motherboard driver, try right clicking on it and uninstalling, restart the pc and see if it finds the correct driver, unless you have missed off one of the drivers

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